Archive for January 30th, 2018

Kids helping kids at CFES

Chadds Ford Elementary School students and volunteers sort food donations being sent to their sister school, Mitchell Elementary School in Philadelphia. The school also sent warm clothing, toiletries and other needed items.

Almost three years ago, Chadds Ford Elementary School became a sister school with Mitchell Elementary in the Kingsessing section of Philadelphia. That came about after a CFES parent, Sara Krausz, read an article about how in need Mitchell students were. According to Krausz, all of Mitchell's students live below the poverty line, and many of them struggle with hunger. ...

 
 

Art, history mix well for Paint Out Chadds Ford

Art will intersect creatively with area landscapes this week as the Chadds Ford Historical Society (CFHS) hosts its 10th Annual Paint Out Chadds Ford. The “plein air” event will feature paintings done outdoors, typically in a single sitting. From Thursday, Feb. 1, through Saturday, Feb. 3, area residents will see artists set up around the area, bringing their ...